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Yes, You Can Get Lost in the Amazon

Amazon rainforest Brazil

I didn’t think I’d ever find my way out. The two children spoke a language I had never heard before. I tried Portuguese, and then used my hands in a clumsy version of charades. I even attempted to imitate a car on a road but their raised eyebrows hinted that they might have never seen either. [...]


Making Sense of Panama City

Old town of Panama City

Here's what I knew about Panama City before visiting. I knew it had the world's largest canal, built at a cost of up to 25,000 lives over more than three decades; that it was located on the narrowest isthmus in the Americas; that it used the US dollar but called it the Balboa; and that [...]